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Monday, March 07, 2022

West Ford and Slavery at Mount Vernon

In this week's New Yorker there is a feature article about West Ford, a former enslaved person who was almost certainly a member of the Washington family though Bushrod, his father Jack, or his brothers. West Ford plays a prominent role in my new biography of Justice Washington.

Posted by Gerard Magliocca on March 7, 2022 at 07:29 AM | Permalink

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